CVE-2012-5485

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2012-11-06
CWE:
CWE-306
Bugzilla:
878934: CVE-2012-5485 conga (Plone): Restricted Python injection
It was discovered that Plone, included as a part of luci, did not properly protect the administrator interface (control panel). A remote attacker could use this flaw to inject a specially crafted Python statement or script into Plone's restricted Python sandbox that, when the administrator interface was accessed, would be executed with the privileges of that administrator user.

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CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication Single
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Clustering (v. 5 server) (conga) RHSA-2014:1194 2014-09-16

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 conga Affected

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